After School Matters Spring 2016



Central Region Programs Spring 2016

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Activity Description
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Program Address
2515494 - Ada S. McKinley Culinary Institute - Gallery - CentralAda S. McKinley High School--Lakeside CampusAda S. McKinley Culinary Institute25154942920 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60616ApprenticeshipCulinary Arts is a student-driven cooking apprenticeship provided to expose teens to a commercial kitchen environment and the art of food preparation, cooking techniques, and presentation.They assume the leadership roles of kitchen managers, chef managers, and sanitation supervisors they obtain the necessary skills to plan, prepare, cook, and present a full course luncheon or dinner.Gallery2920 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60616
2515495 - Advanced Art @ Phoenix Military HS - Gallery - CentralPhoenix Military Academy High SchoolAdvanced Art @ Phoenix Military HS2515495145 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60612Advanced ApprenticeshipTeens in the Advanced Art Apprenticeship at Phoenix Military HS need prerequisite experience and skill in fine art and develop those skills through hands-on art projects with professional artists. Projects include beautification the Phoenix Military Campus and the Near West Side community and teens can qualify for Advanced AP Art Credits for College.Gallery145 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60612
2515500 - Advanced Soccer - Sports - CentralChiTown FutbolAdvanced Soccer25155002343 S. THROOP Chicago IL 60608Advanced ApprenticeshipTeens develop technical and tactical ability in soccer coaching and officiating. During the final weeks of this advanced apprenticeship, teens have an opportunity to take the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) Youth Modules and Grade 8 Referee Certifications.Sports2343 S. THROOP Chicago IL 60608
2515502 - AeroStars Aviation Exploration - Science - CentralKenwood Academy High SchoolAeroStars Aviation Exploration25155025015 S. BLACKSTONE Chicago IL 60615ApprenticeshipTake off with the AeroStars Aviation Exploration program and soar into a new awareness of the aerospace industry and how it impacts our every day lives. Teens grasp hold of real world practical applications of science and take on projects to discover the rich history of aviation; (including local Chicago aviation history), do hands-on experiments and activities from building kites and model airplanes to flying Flight Simulators and designing their own airports. Participants also meet industry professionals who share their expertise, experiences and time as well as take field trips to places like local airports (Midway, O'Hare, Gary-Chicago), Aerospace Businesses, Aerospace Museum Exhibits and the Chicago Air and Water Show.Science5015 S. BLACKSTONE Chicago IL 60615
2515503 - AeroStars Aviation Exploration - Science - CentralAir Force Academy High SchoolAeroStars Aviation Exploration25155033630 S. WELLS Chicago IL 60609ApprenticeshipTake off with the AeroStars Aviation Exploration program and soar into a new awareness of the aerospace industry and how it impacts our every day lives. Teens grasp hold of real world practical applications of science and take on projects to discover the rich history of aviation; (including local Chicago aviation history), do hands-on experiments and activities from building kites and model airplanes to flying Flight Simulators and designing their own airports. Participants also meet industry professionals who share their expertise, experiences and time as well as take field trips to places like local airports (Midway, O'Hare, Gary-Chicago), Aerospace Businesses, Aerospace Museum Exhibits and the Chicago Air and Water Show.Science3630 S. WELLS Chicago IL 60609
2515504 - AfriCaribbean ArtsConnections - Gallery - CentralColumbus ParkAfriCaribbean ArtsConnections2515504500 S. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipAfriCaribbean Arts Connections West Side Story is a cultural education program incorporating dance, music, and textile art to help teens connect to their roots from the West Side of Chicago, throughout the city, to Africa, the Caribbean and beyond. Teens will discover the physical, emotional, and mental benefits of the arts in a program that features guest speakers, performances, and collaborative events within the community plus college connections.Gallery500 S. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644
2515507 - AIM Studio - Gallery - CentralChristian Valley Baptist ChurchAIM Studio25155071237 S. HOMAN Chicago IL 60623Pre-ApprenticeshipJoin AIM Studio and learn the fundamental physical and dramatic skills of pantomime dance! Participants enjoy multiple opportunities to give back to the community through performances, service, and a focus on combating violence in the community.Gallery1237 S. HOMAN Chicago IL 60623
2515512 - Art of Stepping - Gallery - CentralUNION LEAGUE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBArt of Stepping25155122157 W. 19TH Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipTeens will join the nation-wide program, Art of Stepping (TM) to learn the core fundamentals of stepping. They will create their own original choreography through the use of basic codes and mathematical formulas. Upon completion of the program, teens will have the opportunity to showcase what they have learned. The Art of Stepping(TM) program was created by celebrity choreographer Jessica 'REMO' Saul, as seen on MTV True Life, MTV Tr3s and MTV Mi Quince. The stepping art form is a percussive dance in which the entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds through a mixture of footsteps, spoken word and hand claps. Teens that participate in this program become part of A.O.S.'s national network of students and professionals in 7 states consisting of 1,600 members.Gallery2157 W. 19TH Chicago IL 60608
2515513 - Art Therapy - Gallery - CentralInstituto Health Sciences Career Academy HSArt Therapy25155132520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipTeens in the Art Therapy program will learn important tools and ways to overcome social and emotional stresses that they face on a day-to-day basis through visual art. Teens use creative and healthy outlets for self-expression while developing long-term coping methods to deal with urban stress and trauma. Participants are introduced to the importance of mental health and basic art forms. Teens will spread awareness about the need for mental health access in their communities. Teens plan and organize a community event to help people overcome small stresses. Students who complete one semester in the program grow in emotional and self-awareness, understand intra- and interpersonal dynamics of communication and conflict, learn about education and career readiness, develop positive and healthy coping skills for dealing with stress, and feel more confident about themselves and their own unique talents.Gallery2520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608
2515519 - Audio Electronics - Tech - CentralBenton House Over 21 committee IncAudio Electronics25155193052 S. GRATTEN Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipThe Audio Electronic program introduces teens to electrical theory and practice. Apprentices learn basic electronics, basic soldering, metering skills, theory and practice of electrical audio concepts, and real-world repair. The curriculum teaches logic and practical workplace skills, and focuses on the successful completion of different projects.Tech3052 S. GRATTEN Chicago IL 60608
2515520 - Austin Intern - Tech - CentralAustin Business and Entrepreneurship AcademyAustin Intern2515520231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644InternshipIntern will support ASM Campus Liaison with planning, coordinating, paperwork and all other duties supporting ASM programs at Austin HS.Tech231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644
2515521 - Austin Resource Center - Internship - Words - CentralAustin Resource CenterAustin Resource Center - Internship2515521501 N. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644InternshipInterns will provide leadership and support to Austin Resource Center summer programming. Planning, organization and leadership to children, teens and other ASM programming on-site.Words501 N. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644
2515522 - Aztec Dance Chicago - Gallery - CentralInstituto Health Sciences Career Academy HSAztec Dance Chicago25155222520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipTeens learn about pre-Hispanic and contemporary Aztec-Nahua culture, and practice dances, musical rhythms and songs. Teens participate in field trips and workshops with local dance groups and various experts in Native cultures and Aztec dance. Teens plan and host community workshops and presentations to showcase concepts, songs, and dances they learned.Gallery2520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608
2515524 - BBY Basketball League Internship - Sports - CentralBenton House Over 21 committee IncBBY Basketball League Internship25155243052 S. GRATTEN Chicago IL 60608InternshipInterns coordinate and manage all aspects of running a twelve team basketball league at the Benton House. Daily task include setting up and breaking down, scorekeeping, tracking player stats, and recording game highlights. They also take the lead in developing the team and individual player awards that will be distributed at the conclusion of the league.Sports3052 S. GRATTEN Chicago IL 60608
2515526 - BBY Sports Referee Training Program @ Homan Square Park - Sports - CentralFamily Focus - Homan SquareBBY Sports Referee Training Program @ Homan Square Park25155263517 W. ARTHINGTON Chicago IL 60624ApprenticeshipBBY Officiating Clinic provides training for teens and young adults to become confident and proficient Illinois High School Association registered baseketball officials. Participants will experience hands on education, training and skills development necessary to control a game of basketball, thereby providing players the best possible experience playing the game within the guidelines of National Federation of High Schools (NFHS) rules.Sports3517 W. ARTHINGTON Chicago IL 60624
2515527 - BeatLAB - Tech - CentralBetter Boys Foundation (BBF)BeatLAB25155271512 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipBeatLAB is a digital music apprenticeship that schools beginning musicians in the basics of music theory and note reading, and then quickly progresses into recording, improvising, and composition instruction. Apprentices work in BBFs music technology studio, which houses individual workstations each outfitted with an Apple MacBook computer and MIDI keyboard.Tech1512 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623
2515529 - Big Biz - Tech - CentralYoung Men's Educational NetworkBig Biz25155291241 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipBig Biz is our in-house business incubator, created and led by students to expose other students to the business world. Big Biz teaches students basic business principles, giving them the tools they need to create and implement business concepts, and find their place in the business world. Students use cutting-edge technology to learn how to market a plan, create reports, conduct cost analyses, and evaluate financial records. Big Biz works at the local level to show students the problems facing businesses in low-income areas, and how market-driven solutions can influence business strategies.Tech1241 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623
2515531 - Brand BUILD - Gallery - CentralBUILD, Inc.Brand BUILD25155315100 W. HARRISON Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipBrand BUILD is an entrepreneurial beading program that teaches jewelry making and business skills in a group setting that allows for personal and professional growth. Become a Brand BUILD apprentice the fall and learn hands-on how to make and design jewelry while learning the business skills to meet your personal and professional goals!Gallery5100 W. HARRISON Chicago IL 60644
2515532 - Brazilian Art of Capoeira - Gallery - CentralInstituto Health Sciences Career Academy HSBrazilian Art of Capoeira25155322520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipTeens learn about Brazilian culture and history while developing their confidence and self-discipline through the African-Brazilian martial art form of capoeira. Teens learn the basic forms of attack and defense movements including kicks, escapes and acrobatic movements. They learn to play different musical instruments and songs in Portuguese and have group discussions about the origins of capoeira and African-Brazilian culture. Today capoeira is a means of self-defense, a game, as well as an artistically beautiful depiction of the history and culture of Africa and Brazil.Gallery2520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608
2515535 - Camera Flux- Framing the City with Photo & Video - Words - CentralLittle Village Boys and Girls ClubCamera Flux- Framing the City with Photo & Video25155352801 S. RIDGEWAY Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipCamera Flux provides teens with an opportunity to re-envision their homes, communities and city by recreating their personal stories through photography and video. Teens explore different styles of storytelling, learn innovative photo and video techniques, and work with state-of-the-art technology, equipment and software in order to complete their individual and group projects. Teens work alongside an interdisciplinary artist whose photographic and video work has been featured in prominent media such as, Vice Magazine and MTV.Words2801 S. RIDGEWAY Chicago IL 60623
2515541 - Chinatown Youth Choir - Gallery - CentralPui Tak CenterChinatown Youth Choir25155412216 S. WENTWORTH Chicago IL 60616ApprenticeshipIn this exciting program, teens have the opportunity to learn what it takes to perform in a professional musical choir! They learn the fundamentals of music, performance, and ensemble work and grow in their exposure to different genres.Gallery2216 S. WENTWORTH Chicago IL 60616
2515542 - Creative Art Training Program - Gallery - CentralChinese American Service LeagueCreative Art Training Program25155422141 S. TAN Chicago IL 60616ApprenticeshipThis Chinese painting and handicraft apprenticeship is a unique program aimed at providing teens with the hands-on experience and skills needed to create traditional Chinese artwork as it was done thousands of years ago. Through this program, teens learn technical skills needed to create Chinese paintings by using special skills learned while using only brushes, ink and water. A variety of other projects are introduced as well as job readiness skills.Gallery2141 S. TAN Chicago IL 60616
2515547 - Colored Girls Are Cover Girls - Gallery - CentralChristian Valley Baptist ChurchColored Girls Are Cover Girls25155471237 S. HOMAN Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipColored Girls are Cover Girls is a unique program utilizing Poetry as a means to create change, impact lives, while stimulating growth among girls of color. We teach young women their voices and their writings are valuable tools that educate their peers and community on the plight of young women of color: Issues of self harm, sexual abuse, absent fathers, low self esteem, relationship violence, communication and trust are recurrent issues keeping many young women unfocused with smiles on their faces and deep unspoken secrets in their hearts. Our program empowers young women to move forward by equipping them with tools allowing them to release and move forward. We teach every young woman to write creatively, powerfully and unashamedly. To never be ashamed of what they write. How writing and reciting builds confidence and increased self esteem. Our program believes we change lives through the art of Spoken Word one poem at a time.Gallery1237 S. HOMAN Chicago IL 60623
2515556 - Creator - Gallery - CentralWesthaven ParkCreator25155561939 W. LAKE Chicago IL 60612ApprenticeshipCreator is a unique jewelry making and business marketing program specializing in hand crafted jewelry. Creator teaches teens how to use raw materials and their creativity to make "something out of nothing" and "jewelry out of anything." Teens learn a variety of jewelry making techniques and business marketing skills. Teens exhibit their pieces and develop a portfolio of their work.Gallery1939 W. LAKE Chicago IL 60612
2515563 - Culinary Fitness Program - Tech - CentralPui Tak CenterCulinary Fitness Program25155632216 S. WENTWORTH Chicago IL 60616ApprenticeshipThis program educates and encourages apprentices to live in a healthy lifestyle through learning about nutrition, physical fitness and developing cooking skills. The program also exposes the youth to professionals in the culinary and fitness training fields.Tech2216 S. WENTWORTH Chicago IL 60616
2515572 - Digital Video Production - Tech - CentralKelly High SchoolDigital Video Production25155724136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632ApprenticeshipVideo is everywhere; on TV, billboards, phones, and plays an important role in almost every profession. This program teaches teens the fundamental skills and techniques of creating professional videos. Teens produce films using the new tools of the digital age including Adobe Premiere Pro, HD camcorders, and studio quality audio gear. It's a creative program for anyone who wants to learn innovative and practical techniques for making movies, music videos, documentaries, promotional videos, or explore any other style of visual storytelling.Tech4136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632
2515573 - DJ Camp 101 - Tech - CentralLittle Black Pearl Art and Design AcademyDJ Camp 10125155731060 E. 47TH Chicago IL 60653ApprenticeshipThis apprenticeship is designed to introduce teens to the art form of being a entertaining DJ. The accelerated instruction is designed giving students the necessary basic skills to become proficient in the art for being a professional disc jockey. With the merger of technology and music students learn how to mix the BPM's of two different records and creatively scratch over and play across various genres. The use state-of-the-art music software and DJ equipment enable the students to learn the fundamental skills of sound engineering and gain essential knowledge related to developing exceptional artistic and business skills while on their way to becoming an entertainment professional.Tech1060 E. 47TH Chicago IL 60653
2515576 - Empowerment Thru Engineering - Science - CentralPerspectives Charter School Joslin CampusEmpowerment Thru Engineering25155761930 S. ARCHER Chicago IL 60616Pre-ApprenticeshipTeens participating in the Engineering program are exposed to various disciplines of engineering through project-based learning, hands-on curriculum. Teens learn how to utilize the engineering design process of Ask, Imagine, Create, Test and Improve, and develop different engineering devices. Teens participate in projects such as Robotics, Embedded Systems Design and Mobile App Design.Science1930 S. ARCHER Chicago IL 60616
2515577 - Engineering Wonder - Science - CentralRedmoon TheaterEngineering Wonder25155772120 S. JEFFERSON Chicago IL 60616InternshipScience2120 S. JEFFERSON Chicago IL 60616
2515580 - Family Focus Digital Media - Tech - CentralFamily Focus - Homan SquareFamily Focus Digital Media25155803517 W. ARTHINGTON Chicago IL 60624ApprenticeshipTeens work hands-on with digital video equipment and software that gives them experience in the digital media career field. They are part of small-film production crews and are challenged to research, articulate, think critically and work collaboratively to produce short, independent films that reflect themselves and their community. Teens visually tell stories by creating relationships between image and sound through compelling narratives.Tech3517 W. ARTHINGTON Chicago IL 60624
2515581 - Farragut Intern - Science - CentralFarragut Career Academy High SchoolFarragut Intern25155812345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at Farragut and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must be at least 16 years of age to apply.Science2345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623
2515586 - FilmLAB@1512 - Tech - CentralBetter Boys Foundation (BBF)FilmLAB@151225155861512 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipFilmLAB@1512 is a film studies and filmmaking apprenticeship offered to let students develop the skills necessary to pursue film in college, as a career path, or simply as a hobby that allows for creativity and positive self-expression. FilmLAB apprentices advance their knowledge of video recording and editing, sound mixing, animation, and media deconstruction. Prerequisite: YouthLAB@1512, or similar filmmaking classes.Tech1512 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623
2515587 - Fitness Power: Activating Community Through Sports and Play - Sports - CentralMarshall Metropolitan High SchoolFitness Power: Activating Community Through Sports and Play25155873250 W. ADAMS Chicago IL 60624Pre-ApprenticeshipIn Fitness Power: Activating Community Through Sports and Play, youth explore fitness and sports through running, yoga, personal training, nutrition, and other games and activities. Teens also reflect on health-related social justice issues that are important to them and learn to use fitness and sports to advocate for community change.Sports3250 W. ADAMS Chicago IL 60624
2515592 - FSM News West - Advanced - Tech - CentralPower House Charter SchoolFSM News West - Advanced2515592931 S. HOMAN Chicago IL 60624Advanced ApprenticeshipFSM News West Advance program teaches teens the advanced techniques of media production. They have a chance to master audio, video, and editing software while expressing their opinions and ideas for social change and creating a number of public service announcements, personal narratives and short documentaries. Teens develop and master skills in producing, interviewing, editing, and create videos to highlight issues that are important to them and their communities. They will be aware of current events, through research, quizzes and discussion, be able to film using professional grade digital video cameras, will be proficient in editing with Final Cut Pro and creating soundscapes with Soundtrack Pro, and explore college and careers that relate to media.Tech931 S. HOMAN Chicago IL 60624
2515593 - FSM News West - Apprentice - Words - CentralPower House Charter SchoolFSM News West - Apprentice2515593931 S. HOMAN Chicago IL 60624ApprenticeshipFSM News West Apprentice teaches teens the basics of media production. They have a chance to learn audio, video, and editing software while expressing their opinions and ideas for social change and creating a number of public service announcements, personal narratives and short documentaries. Teens develop skills in producing, interviewing, and editing. They create videos to highlight issues that are important to them and their communities, will be aware of current events, through research, quizzes and discussion, will be able to film using professional grade digital video cameras, will be proficient in editing with Final Cut Pro and creating soundscapes with Soundtrack Pro, and explore college and careers that relate to media.Words931 S. HOMAN Chicago IL 60624
2515601 - Green LUNGS (Learning to Use Nature's Gifts Sustainably) - Science - CentralBUILD, Inc.Green LUNGS (Learning to Use Nature's Gifts Sustainably)25156015100 W. HARRISON Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipThe Green LUNGS program empowers teens with the knowledge and skills necessary to become the sustainable advocates of tomorrow. Teens gain specific skills in ecosystem and landscape-based management that provide the foundation for a career in science, agriculture, design, public policy, or any number of related disciplines. By understanding sustainable land use issues through study and outreach, teens are called upon to devise solutions to some of the negative ecological trends - from stormwater management to food deserts - which plague many low-income communities. The building blocks of the built environment - shelter, water, energy, and nutrients - are emphasized to demonstrate vital 21st Century concepts through hands-on learning and a systems thinking approach. From the onset, teens work together to synthesize their environmental observations to identify positive changes and produce maps to communicate the information and promote community recommendations.Science5100 W. HARRISON Chicago IL 60644
2515603 - Green Star Bricolage @ Christ the King - Gallery - CentralChrist the King SchoolGreen Star Bricolage @ Christ the King25156035088 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipParticipants learn the fundamentals of mosaic, sculpture, photography, and painting, in order to create a large-scale bricolage mural in their community. Students work with industry professionals to learn the basics of public art and design, and develop leadership and cooperation abilities through numerous projects.Gallery5088 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60644
2515604 - Green Star Bricolage @ Little Village - Gallery - CentralFarragut Career Academy High SchoolGreen Star Bricolage @ Little Village25156042345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipTeens work alongside industry professionals to install a Bricolage mural using newly acquired knowledge of public art design and traditional mosaic. Teens build leadership and cooperation skills through group projects, and learn how to meet deadlines by completing individual projects. Teens learn the fundamentals of mosaic, sculpture, photography and painting. Vigorous teamwork will result in a large scale, colorful, sparkling Bricolage in their community.Gallery2345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623
2515605 - Greenstar Bricolage @ Hedges - Gallery - CentralHedges Elementary SchoolGreenstar Bricolage @ Hedges25156054747 S. WINCHESTER Chicago IL 60609Pre-ApprenticeshipTeens work alongside industry professionals to install a Bricolage mural using newly acquired knowledge of public art design and traditional mosaic. Teens build leadership and cooperation skills through group projects, and learn how to meet deadlines by completing individual projects. Teens learn the fundamentals of mosaic, sculpture, photography and painting. Vigorous teamwork will result in three large scale, colorful, sparkling Bricolage murals at Hedges Elementary.Gallery4747 S. WINCHESTER Chicago IL 60609
2515606 - Growing Power @ Iron Street Farm - Science - CentralIron Street FarmGrowing Power @ Iron Street Farm25156063333 S. IRON Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipTake part in nutrition, hunger, science, culinary and food advocacy activities at Growing Power's Urban Farms. Learn how to grow, harvest and market organic vegetables, produce, flowers and herbs. Lead community tours of the farm. Prepare farm-fresh meals from produce you have grown. Meet professionals in the field, develop your resume and learn about job opportunities in the Good Food Movement. Participate in field trips to other urban agriculture sites in the city!Science3333 S. IRON Chicago IL 60608
2515608 - Growing Power: Growing Food and Community at Roosevelt Square Farm - Science - CentralGrowing Power - Roosevelt FarmGrowing Power: Growing Food and Community at Roosevelt Square Farm25156081254 S. LOOMIS Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipTeens in this program grow organic vegetables, herbs, and flowers at one of Growing Power's Roosevelt Square Farm. By participating in all phases of production: watering, weeding, harvesting, pest management, post-harvest handling, making compost, scientific principles, data collection, packaging, marketing, and sales, teens learn the importance of and skills required for sustainable food systems. In addition to daily farm work, teens take part in nutrition, hunger, and food advocacy activities to cultivate good stewardship of community environments and healthy food systems and receive job training experience and leadership development.Science1254 S. LOOMIS Chicago IL 60608
2515611 - Hair Techniques and Trends - Gallery - CentralManley Career Academy High SchoolHair Techniques and Trends25156112935 W. POLK Chicago IL 60612ApprenticeshipTeens learn the important skills and techniques needed to become a professional hair stylist. Teens interested in becoming a hair stylist or that have a passion for hair receive experience working with hair-care professionals. This includes learning the skills to create a hair stylist business plan and model, marketing techniques, and maintaining extensive client schedules. Teens will gain leadership skills in communication, chair-side manners, group-work, and overall customer service.Gallery2935 W. POLK Chicago IL 60612
2515620 - HoopsHIGH Advanced - Tech - CentralNorth Lawndale College Prep- School Collins CampusHoopsHIGH Advanced25156201313 S. SACRAMENTO Chicago IL 60623Advanced ApprenticeshipThe HoopsHIGH Advanced Apprenticeship gives teens hands-on work experience on a sports broadcasting crew. Teens are in charge of setting up, operating, and breaking down all equipment for basketball and football games (and other sporting events as the schedule permits). During every production, the youth strive for a seamless edit at a professional broadcast standard. HoopsHIGH advanced teens produce a game each week that is telecast every Saturday night on CAN TV Chicago's Channel 19 at 8pm.Tech1313 S. SACRAMENTO Chicago IL 60623
2515621 - HoopsHIGH Apprenticeship - Tech - CentralNorth Lawndale College Prep- School Collins CampusHoopsHIGH Apprenticeship25156211313 S. SACRAMENTO Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipThe HoopsHIGH Apprentice program teaches teens the basics of media production. They have a chance to explore audio, video, and editing software while expressing their opinions and ideas for social change through public service announcements. The latter half of the program introduces teens to the differences between a "production" and a "live-production" by introducing them to Sports Broadcasting. Throughout the year, teens produce a number of videos, audio pieces, and begin learning how to create full sports broadcast productions. The goal of the HoopsHIGH apprentice program is to provide a forum for teens to be heard and to build a useful media skill set that they could use on the HoopsHIGH Advanced Apprenticeship.Tech1313 S. SACRAMENTO Chicago IL 60623
2515625 - Instituto Intern - Science - CentralInstituto Health Sciences Career Academy HSInstituto Intern25156252520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at IHSCA and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must be at least 16 years of age to apply.Science2520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608
2515627 - J-Def Peace Project - Gallery - CentralDvorak ParkJ-Def Peace Project25156271119 W. CULLERTON Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipTeens learn from and work with a professional artist to create and display a large community mural. They will address youth violence and loss and raise awareness of peace and conflict resolution through workshops and group discussions. Teens will be introduced to the documentary film "19 and a Day: Life and Times of Jeff Abbey Maldonado Jr". J-Def Peace Project is an artistic effort for teens to address violence that has plagued Chicago. This project provides an opportunity for teens to propel traumatic loss into a positive part of the community of Pilsen.Gallery1119 W. CULLERTON Chicago IL 60608
2515633 - Juarez Intern - Science - CentralBenito Juarez High SchoolJuarez Intern25156331450-1510 W. CERMAK Chicago IL 60608InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at Juarez and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must be at least 16 years of age to apply.Science1450-1510 W. CERMAK Chicago IL 60608
2515637 - Kelly Debate - Junior Varsity - Words - CentralKelly High SchoolKelly Debate - Junior Varsity25156374136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632ApprenticeshipThis program draws on rhetorical theory and requires research into complex matters of public policy such as energy, the environment, and health care. By demanding research, evidence, and reasoning, debate pushes teens to understand contemporary political issues and to make informed, real-world decisions. The goal is to foster public speaking ability, encourage civic engagement, improve literacy skills, and develop leadership. Teens showcase their skills by competing in debate tournaments against other teams. This program is open to teens at the beginner or intermediate level.Words4136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632
2515638 - Kelly Debate - Varsity - Words - CentralKelly High SchoolKelly Debate - Varsity25156384136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632ApprenticeshipThis program draws on rhetorical theory and requires research into complex matters of public policy such as energy, the environment, and health care. By demanding research, evidence, and reasoning, debate pushes teens to understand contemporary political issues and to make informed, real-world decisions. The goal is to foster public speaking ability, encourage civic engagement, improve literacy skills, and develop leadership. Teens showcase their skills by competing in debate tournaments against other teams. This program is open to teens at the advanced level.Words4136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632
2515640 - Kelly Intern - Science - CentralKelly High SchoolKelly Intern25156404136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at Kelly and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must be at least 16 years of age to apply.Science4136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632
2515642 - Kenwood Dance Ensemble - Gallery - CentralKenwood Academy High SchoolKenwood Dance Ensemble25156425015 S. BLACKSTONE Chicago IL 60615ApprenticeshipKDE is a dynamically diverse & physically challenging program that fuses urban/technical dance and popular culture. The goal of the program is to expose teens to the original principals/values of hip hop as a culture, while also teaching various basic/intermediate dance techniques and choreography, & to encourage further exploration of dance as a career. Teens learn the necessary skills to gaining career/training options as a well-rounded dancer. The Apprentices develop basic/intermediate dance techniques, choreography comprehension, and critical teamwork skills. Communication skills are developed through learning, teaching, performing & constructively criticizing the work that will be performed. Principles of choreography are discussed to provide teens with essential tools needed for creating storytelling through movement. Teens discuss and debate work and social issues as well the plan for the final product. Apprentices perform a 20-30 minute dance concert that incorporates their current social issues, popular music, & various styles of dance. The choreography is created by the program instructors, teens & phenomenal guest instructors.Gallery5015 S. BLACKSTONE Chicago IL 60615
2515643 - ACE Tech Mural Project - Gallery - CentralPOAH - Preservation of Affordable HousingACE Tech Mural Project2515643824 E. 63RD Chicago IL 60637ApprenticeshipVisual artists will direct and assist teen apprentices in designing, executing, and installing a mural designed in partnership with faculty, students, and visual art clubs that embodies the school's philosophy, history, and vision of its place into the 21st century.Gallery824 E. 63RD Chicago IL 60637
2515645 - KnitLAB@1512 - Gallery - CentralBetter Boys Foundation (BBF)KnitLAB@151225156451512 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipKnitLAB@1512 is a textile art workshop that teaches the basics of knitting. The course starts with slip knots, casting on, knits and purls, and progresses to increasing and decreasing stitches, reading patterns, and binding off. KnitLAB takes its work to the community in approved public art instillations.Gallery1512 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623
2515647 - Latin and Spanish Dance Ensemble - Gallery - CentralFarragut Career Academy High SchoolLatin and Spanish Dance Ensemble25156472345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623Advanced ApprenticeshipThis program exposes teens to different Latin cultures while exploring their creative, physical, and individual abilities through dance. Teens learn and create Latin inspired choreography, and are introduced to a variety of life skills workshops that provide them with tools to enhance their confidence and performance ability. Teens develop a full dance production to be toured throughout their community in the Spring and Summer 2015. This is an advanced apprenticeship where teens are expected to have basic dance experience.Gallery2345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623
2515651 - Learn To Swim@Austin - Sports - CentralAustin Business and Entrepreneurship AcademyLearn To Swim@Austin2515651231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipThe Lifeguard apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become lifeguards. Apprentices are trained in aquatic rescues, CPR, and other life-saving skills. Certification requirements include swimming 200 yards in less than 3.5 minutes, swimming 25 yards underwater, retrieving an object from the bottom of a pool in 14 feet of water, breaking a front and rear strangle hold, and towing a victim 25 yardsSports231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644
2515661 - Lifeguard @ Farragut - Sports - CentralFarragut Career Academy High SchoolLifeguard @ Farragut25156612345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipThe Lifeguard apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become lifeguards. Apprentices are trained in aquatic rescues, CPR, and other life-saving skills. Certification requirements include swimming 200 yards in less than 3.5 minutes, swimming 25 yards underwater, retrieving an object from the bottom of a pool in 14 feet of water, breaking a front and rear strangle hold, and towing a victim 25 yards.Sports2345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623
2515665 - Lifeguard @ Kelly - Sports - CentralKelly High SchoolLifeguard @ Kelly25156654136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632ApprenticeshipThe Lifeguard apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become lifeguards. Apprentices are trained in aquatic rescues, CPR, and other life-saving skills. Certification requirements include swimming 200 yards in less than 3.5 minutes, swimming 25 yards underwater, retrieving an object from the bottom of a pool in 14 feet of water, breaking a front and rear strangle hold, and towing a victim 25 yards.Sports4136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632
2515667 - Lifeguard @ Piotrowski Park - Sports - CentralPiotrowski ParkLifeguard @ Piotrowski Park25156674247 W. 31ST Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipThe Lifeguard apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become lifeguards. Apprentices are trained in aquatic rescues, CPR, and other life-saving skills. Certification requirements include swimming 200 yards in less than 3.5 minutes, swimming 25 yards underwater, retrieving an object from the bottom of a pool in 14 feet of water, breaking a front and rear strangle hold, and towing a victim 25 yards.Sports4247 W. 31ST Chicago IL 60623
2515671 - Lifeguard@ Homan Square - Sports - CentralFamily Focus - Homan SquareLifeguard@ Homan Square25156713517 W. ARTHINGTON Chicago IL 60624ApprenticeshipThe Lifeguard apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become lifeguards. Apprentices are trained in aquatic rescues, CPR, and other life-saving skills. Certification requirements include swimming 200 yards in less than 3.5 minutes, swimming 25 yards underwater, retrieving an object from the bottom of a pool in 14 feet of water, breaking a front and rear strangle hold, and towing a victim 25 yards.Sports3517 W. ARTHINGTON Chicago IL 60624
2515672 - Lifeguard@ Juarez - Sports - CentralBenito Juarez High SchoolLifeguard@ Juarez25156721450-1510 W. CERMAK Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipThe Lifeguard apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become lifeguards. Apprentices are trained in aquatic rescues, CPR, and other life-saving skills. Certification requirements include swimming 200 yards in less than 3.5 minutes, swimming 25 yards underwater, retrieving an object from the bottom of a pool in 14 feet of water, breaking a front and rear strangle hold, and towing a victim 25 yards.Sports1450-1510 W. CERMAK Chicago IL 60608
2515673 - Little Village Intern - Science - CentralMulticultural Academy of Scholarship High SchoolLittle Village Intern25156733120 S. KOSTNER Chicago IL 60623InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at Little Village HS and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must be at least 16 years of age to apply.Science3120 S. KOSTNER Chicago IL 60623
2515675 - M.A.D.D Rhythms West: The BBF Crew - Gallery - CentralBetter Boys Foundation (BBF)M.A.D.D Rhythms West: The BBF Crew25156751512 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipMA.D.D. Rhythms is a tap dancing workshop for teens interested in learning basic tap techniques, building self-esteem, and becoming comfortable with public performance. Apprentices learn about the roots, origins, and stand-out stars of this still relevant dance art.Gallery1512 S. PULASKI Chicago IL 60623
2515676 - Manley ASM Campus Intern - Science - CentralManley Career Academy High SchoolManley ASM Campus Intern25156762935 W. POLK Chicago IL 60612InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at Manley and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must be at least 16 years of age to apply.Science2935 W. POLK Chicago IL 60612
2515678 - Marillac Fine Arts - Gallery - CentralMarillac Social CenterMarillac Fine Arts2515678212 S. FRANCISCO Chicago IL 60612ApprenticeshipMarillac Fine Arts is a theater apprenticeship that gives teens the opportunity to see first-hand the importance of commitment and team work in creating a performance piece. During the Fall we create a full -length theatrical piece in 10 weeks. Teens have leadership roles in all aspects of the productions including designing and creating the sets, creating choreography for dance, script writing, directing as well as acting. Performances also include spoken word poetry and teens often focus on their own experiences with violence and stopping violence in the community.Gallery212 S. FRANCISCO Chicago IL 60612
2515679 - Marshall ASM Campus Intern - Science - CentralMarshall Metropolitan High SchoolMarshall ASM Campus Intern25156793250 W. ADAMS Chicago IL 60624InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at Marshall HS and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must be at least 16 years of age to apply.Science3250 W. ADAMS Chicago IL 60624
2515680 - Marshall Debate - Words - CentralMarshall Metropolitan High SchoolMarshall Debate25156803250 W. ADAMS Chicago IL 60624ApprenticeshipThe Marshall Debate Apprenticeship program draws on rhetorical theory and requires research into complex matters of public policy such as energy, the environment, and health care. By demanding research, evidence, and reasoning, debate pushes teens to understand contemporary political issues and to make informed, real-world decisions. The goal is to foster public speaking ability, encourage civic engagement, improve literacy skills, and develop leadership. The final presentation is a public debate in front of a crowd in which the programs participants would be able to showcase all they have learned. Marshall Debate is open to all students, from novices to seasoned competitors.Words3250 W. ADAMS Chicago IL 60624
2515687 - Mock Trial - Words - CentralOakwood Shores Community Life (Program Site)Mock Trial25156873711 S. VINCENNES Chicago IL 60653ApprenticeshipParticipants learn the inner workings of the judicial system, developing and enhancing communication skills, and professionalism. Participants visit various tourist sites in Chicago and incorporate their visits into making recommendations to address youth violence in the city. The final presentation is a mock hearing to hold the city of Chicago accountable for violence and provide a blueprint to tackle community violence. Additionally, participants are introduced to industry professionals, community members, and political officials.Words3711 S. VINCENNES Chicago IL 60653
2515689 - Move Me Soul - Gallery - CentralAustin Business Entrepreneurial Academy @ Austin CampusMove Me Soul2515689231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644Advanced ApprenticeshipMove Me Soul teaches participants about the value of artistic expression and empowerment by integrating participants into their dance company. Teens learn how to produce a performance and create a dance portfolio, and benefit from workshops designed to build confidence and improve performance. Participants are expected to have basic dance skills in order to fully participate in the program.Gallery231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644
2515690 - Move Me Soul - Intern - Gallery - CentralAustin Business and Entrepreneurship AcademyMove Me Soul - Intern2515690231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644InternshipSupport a dance company with its peformances, travelling and production.Gallery231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644
2515691 - Move Me Soul-Just Move - Gallery - CentralAustin Business and Entrepreneurship AcademyMove Me Soul-Just Move2515691231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipMove Me Soul is an artistic explosion of dance, spoken word and life skills. It is a dance company facilitated by youth that provides a positive sense of future by providing opportunities for creative expression and empowerment through dance and life skills enhancement. The goal of the program is to teach youth how to function as a dance company by providing leadership opportunities and empowerment through dance and life skills. Teens benefit from innovative dance and life skill workshops that provide them with tools that enhance their confidence and performance ability. By the end of the program teens know how to produce a dance performance and how to create a dance portfolio. The final product is a teen produced community dance performance. Teens work together with Move Me Soul and Set Design team to create final performances.Gallery231 N. PINE Chicago IL 60644
2515700 - Oakwood Shores Multimedia Arts - Tech - CentralOakwood Shores Community Life (Program Site)Oakwood Shores Multimedia Arts25157003711 S. VINCENNES Chicago IL 60653ApprenticeshipMake award winning images and video in this multimedia arts program. Open your eyes to the vast and inspiring world of digital photography, video and the elements of graphic design. Learn to see and creatively document the world around you, while incorporating the key elements of design, color & composition.Tech3711 S. VINCENNES Chicago IL 60653
2515707 - Performance Power: Youth Voice Through Theatre (Raby) - Gallery - CentralRaby High SchoolPerformance Power: Youth Voice Through Theatre (Raby)25157073545 W. FULTON Chicago IL 60624Pre-ApprenticeshipIn Performance Power: Youth Voice Through Theater, youth explore performance arts and theater through improvisation, scene study (basic acting), sound and movement, and community theater. They also reflect on social justice issues that are important to them and learn to use performance arts to advocate for community change.Gallery3545 W. FULTON Chicago IL 60624
2515708 - Phoenix Military ASM Campus Intern - Science - CentralPhoenix Military Academy High SchoolPhoenix Military ASM Campus Intern2515708145 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60612InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at Phoenix Military HS and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must be at least 16 years of age to apply.Science145 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60612
2515709 - Phoenix Military Poetry Team - Words - CentralPhoenix Military Academy High SchoolPhoenix Military Poetry Team2515709145 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60612ApprenticeshipThe Phoenix Military Poetry Team focuses on reading, interpreting, writing, critiquing, and performing poetry. The program offers various opportunities for students to enhance their academic skills while building a safe outlet for social and emotional growth. Students showcase their work through performance, competitions, publication, and an annual audio literary magazine.Words145 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60612
2515713 - PJ Green Technology and Environmental Engineering - Science - CentralMujeres Latinas en AccionPJ Green Technology and Environmental Engineering25157132124 W. 21ST Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipEngaging in hands-on and interactive activities teens will be introduced to topics related to eco-friendly technology and environmental engineering. Teens will learn about environmental issues related to urban development. They will learn how to use engineering skills and modern-day technology to create sustainable energy for their communities. Teens will gain leadership skills to prepare them professionally for careers in the STEAM-fields.Science2124 W. 21ST Chicago IL 60608
2515718 - C.O.O.L. @ Christ the King - Tech - CentralChrist the King SchoolC.O.O.L. @ Christ the King25157185088 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipPrepare for your future and R.A.M.P. up for your future! Students learn about the educational and occupational opportunities that are available after graduating from high school, improve interviewing and professional conversation skills, and develop skills and knowledge to successfully make the transition from high school to college. This program is ideal for motivated 10-12th graders.Tech5088 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60644
2515719 - C.O.O.L. @ Banner West - Tech - CentralBanner Learning AcademyC.O.O.L. @ Banner West2515719819 N. LEAMINGTON Chicago IL 60651Pre-ApprenticeshipStudents learn about the educational and occupational opportunities that are available after graduating from high school, improve interviewing and professional conversation skills, and develop skills and knowledge to successfully make the transition from high school to college. This program is ideal for motivated 10-12th graders.Tech819 N. LEAMINGTON Chicago IL 60651
2515721 - Ray Graham Drumline - Gallery - CentralRay Graham Training CenterRay Graham Drumline25157212347 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60616ApprenticeshipThe Ray Graham Drumline is a comprehensive and rewarding percussion musical program that is designed to teach various techniques and rudiments of drumming through the fundamentals of percussion and the discipline required to work as a musical unit. Teens learn drum specific techniques while enhancing their motor skills. This program also prepares teens for post-secondary next steps.Gallery2347 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60616
2515730 - Ring Leaders - Sports - CentralChicago Youth Boxing ClubRing Leaders25157302300 S. MILLARD Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipThis program teaches teens the physical and professional components of amateur boxing in order to prepare them to become youth coaches, instructors or officials. Teens learn effective coaching techniques, methods of group management and sports instruction fundamentals while developing goal-setting, teamwork, leadership and communication skills. After the fourth week of program, teens create their own lesson plans to run weekly practicum sessions for youth in the community between the ages of 6-12.Sports2300 S. MILLARD Chicago IL 60623
2515731 - Robotics @ Kenwood Academy - Science - CentralKenwood Academy High SchoolRobotics @ Kenwood Academy25157315015 S. BLACKSTONE Chicago IL 60615ApprenticeshipRobotics @ Kenwood inspires young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging exciting mentor-based activities that build science, engineering and technology skills. Teens complete challenges, build robots, experiment, and invent, in an innovative space that encourages thinking out of the box and limitless creativity.Science5015 S. BLACKSTONE Chicago IL 60615
2515733 - S.T.A.R.S. (Strong Teens Acting Real on Stage) - Gallery - CentralAustin Community Resource CenterS.T.A.R.S. (Strong Teens Acting Real on Stage)2515733501 N. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipS.T.A.R.S. is an actors boot camp for young actors who want to work hard, be challenged, and learn the art of acting. Students will build on acting foundations, experiment creating bold characters with improvisation, and learn the best way to approach film, television, and commercial scripts. All applicants must audition and go through the interview process.Gallery501 N. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644
2515740 - Scientists for Tomorrow - Science - CentralHedges Elementary SchoolScientists for Tomorrow25157404747 S. WINCHESTER Chicago IL 60609Pre-ApprenticeshipFall session This fall, teens learn about alternative energy technologies by exploring the relationship between magnetism and electricity. They investigate the fundamental laws of electricity and conduct experiments to gain a better understanding of different energy sources including solar, wind, geothermal, biomass and hydroelectric power. Teens go on field trips, meet industry professionals and participate in science-related events in order to enhance their experience and to expose them to careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. For their final product, teens design and build a solar-powered cart. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Spring Session Spring session - January through March-participants will learn about the fundamentals of sound and explore the mathematical relationships between the size of an instrument and the frequencies it produces. During their investigation, participants will explore the Physics of Sound and Mathematics of Music, design experiments and build musical instruments. They will explore the science behind sound, discover the mathematical relationships that rule the production of sound and music, and will explore how different instruments, (chordophones, aero phones, and idiophones) produce the same frequency although they sound different. --------------------------------------------------- Summer session Our program objectives were to teach the participants the differences between machines and robots as well as how to understand how to plan and construct machines and robots. Participants had to learn how to use new tools and use materials wisely. Participants also had to work in cooperative groups. These objectives were met by having the teens build 3 different machines and 2 robots. By completing hands-on work, the participants were able to more thoroughly understand the components of a machine and robot. Also, by building these productScience4747 S. WINCHESTER Chicago IL 60609
2515741 - Second City Improv Comedy Leaders - Gallery - CentralDaniel Hale Williams Prep School of MedicineSecond City Improv Comedy Leaders25157414934 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60615ApprenticeshipSecond City Improv Comedy Leaders is an exciting ten week apprenticeship for teens interested in discovering their best leadership skills using improvisation and comedy theatre. Teens learn how to use voice, body, music, and personal stories as an ensemble to create characters and funny scenes that empower their lives today and for the future. No prior experience necessary. Our program is developed by the Outreach & Diversity division of the legendary Second City theatre.Gallery4934 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60615
2515742 - Seeking the Hero Within: Digital Photo - Gallery - CentralUNION LEAGUE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBSeeking the Hero Within: Digital Photo25157422157 W. 19TH Chicago IL 60608Advanced ApprenticeshipTeens learn and master the technical aspects of photography, including how to control advanced camera functions, how to edit photographs in Photoshop and how to build their own portfolio. Through community-based projects, teens focus on and master creating positive artwork that aims to help fight bullying and teaches them the importance of being an upstander. Seeking the Hero Within is a digital photography program that helps teens explore their definition and understanding of what it means to be a hero.Gallery2157 W. 19TH Chicago IL 60608
2515743 - SEEKING THE HERO WITHIN: DIGITAL PHOTO - Gallery - CentralUNION LEAGUE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBSEEKING THE HERO WITHIN: DIGITAL PHOTO25157432157 W. 19TH Chicago IL 60608InternshipSeeking the Hero Within is a digital photography program that will help teens explore their definition and understanding of what it means to be a hero. Through community-based projects teens will focus on discovering and creating positive artwork that aims to help fight bullying and learn the importance of being an upstander.Gallery2157 W. 19TH Chicago IL 60608
2515744 - Sew Stitchy - Gallery - CentralElevarte Community StudioSew Stitchy25157441119 W. CULLERTON Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipSew Stitchy is a fiber-arts program where teens learn and practice traditional and contemporary forms as a means to explore cultural identity, labor and social issues. Teens learn about marketing, merchandising, self-promotion skills and business plans, which will prepare them to sell their goods in the future. Teens will delve into sewing, knitting, crocheting and the handmade/DIY world, and learn about craft fairs and what it takes to put one together. They will develop their personal style and focus on the creation of one product. The final project will be a presentation on each one-of-a-kind handcrafted product, business plan and results.Gallery1119 W. CULLERTON Chicago IL 60608
2515746 - Social Documentary - Tech - CentralPhillips Academy High SchoolSocial Documentary2515746244 E. PERSHING Chicago IL 60653Advanced ApprenticeshipApprentices create a self written, directed, and produced docu-drama/documentary. Participants film and edit a documentary of their vision creating a 20 minute film. Apprentices also participate in weekly activities that focus on communication skills and team building.Tech244 E. PERSHING Chicago IL 60653
2515768 - Sports 37 @ Banner Academy West - Sports - CentralBanner Learning AcademySports 37 @ Banner Academy West2515768819 N. LEAMINGTON Chicago IL 60651ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.?Sports819 N. LEAMINGTON Chicago IL 60651
2515769 - Sports 37@Columbus Park - Sports - CentralColumbus ParkSports 37@Columbus Park2515769500 S. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.?Sports500 S. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644
2515775 - Sports37 @ Farragut - Sports - CentralFarragut Career Academy High SchoolSports37 @ Farragut25157752345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.Sports2345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623
2515776 - Sports37 @ Fosco Park - Sports - CentralFosco ParkSports37 @ Fosco Park25157761312 S. RACINE Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipSports37 apprentices at Fosco Park learn how to play and coach a variety of sports with the Chicago Park District and have fun in the process. The sport this Fall 2014 is Softball.Sports1312 S. RACINE Chicago IL 60608
2515777 - Sports37 @ Kelly - Sports - CentralKelly High SchoolSports37 @ Kelly25157774136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.Sports4136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632
2515779 - Sports37 @ Piotrowski Park - Sports - CentralPiotrowski ParkSports37 @ Piotrowski Park25157794247 W. 31ST Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.Sports4247 W. 31ST Chicago IL 60623
2515780 - Sports37@ Homan Square - Sports - CentralFamily Focus - Homan SquareSports37@ Homan Square25157803517 W. ARTHINGTON Chicago IL 60624ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.Sports3517 W. ARTHINGTON Chicago IL 60624
2515781 - Sports37 @ Juarez - Sports - CentralBenito Juarez High SchoolSports37 @ Juarez25157811450-1510 W. CERMAK Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.Sports1450-1510 W. CERMAK Chicago IL 60608
2515782 - Sports37@ Phillips - Sports - CentralPhillips Academy High SchoolSports37@ Phillips2515782244 E. PERSHING Chicago IL 60653ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.Sports244 E. PERSHING Chicago IL 60653
2515783 - Sports37@ Taylor Park - Sports - CentralRobert Taylor ParkSports37@ Taylor Park251578339 W. 47TH Chicago Illinois 60609ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.Sports39 W. 47TH Chicago Illinois 60609
2515784 - Sports37@Austin - Sports - CentralAustin Town HallSports37@Austin25157845610 W. LAKE Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipThe sports37 apprenticeship offers teens an opportunity to train to become coaches, instructors or officials in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, baseball, soccer and volleyball. The apprenticeship incorporates SPARK-Active Recreation Curriculum, youth development, officiating, lesson planning, engagement principles and group management. After the fourth week, teens participate in a weekly practicum delivering sports to youth ages 6-12 at the local park, school or community-based organization.?Sports5610 W. LAKE Chicago IL 60644
2515789 - Street Art Studio - Gallery - CentralLittle Village Boys and Girls ClubStreet Art Studio25157892801 S. RIDGEWAY Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipTeens in this program explore a variety of street art styles and artists, such as OBEY, Goon and Swoon. Participants learn historical context of various graffiti aesthetics through documentaries, articles, photos, field trips, presentations and discussions. Additionally, teens create their own style and learn techniques such as wheat pasting, sticker making, installations and mural making. Throughout the term, teens visit galleries and street art spaces throughout the city and participate in guest artist workshops.Gallery2801 S. RIDGEWAY Chicago IL 60623
2515792 - Arts Empowerment Project - Gallery - CentralConsensusArts Empowerment Project25157924929 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60632ApprenticeshipThis program helps teens evolve and connect with their creativity by exploring various mediums of art including illustration/drawing, ceramic sculpture, portrait painting, digital art and street art stenciling. The program also promotes urban beautification, introduces teens to contemporary youth issues, and teaches lessons in conflict resolution. Youth are prepped to create an exhibition-worthy body of work for their personal portfolio to present to universities and employers and gives them an array of skills to do large-scale projects.Gallery4929 S. CAMPBELL Chicago IL 60632
2515795 - Style Matters DJ Apprenticeship - Tech - CentralOvationStyle Matters DJ Apprenticeship25157952324 W. FULTON Chicago IL 60612ApprenticeshipJoin the Style Matters DJ Apprenticeship at Ovation and learn the art of deejaying! Every apprentice will have their own dj station in program to learn how to mix from professional Style Matters DJ's. Teens will also learn how to turn the their DJ skills into exciting opportunities in the music industry. The program will also feature field trips, and regular visits from guest deejays, MC's, and producers.Tech2324 W. FULTON Chicago IL 60612
2515796 - Style Matters DJ Apprenticeship - Tech - CentralThe Firehouse Community Arts CenterStyle Matters DJ Apprenticeship25157962111 S. HAMLIN Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipJoin the Style Matters DJ Apprenticeship at the Firehouse Community Arts Center and learn the art of deejaying! Every apprentice will have their own dj station in program to learn how to mix from professional Style Matters DJ's. Teens will also learn how to turn the their DJ skills into exciting opportunities in the music industry. The program will also feature field trips, and regular visits from guest deejays, MC's, and producers.Tech2111 S. HAMLIN Chicago IL 60623
2515800 - Teatro Americano - Gallery - CentralOPEN Center for the ArtsTeatro Americano25158002214 S. SACRAMENTO Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipTeatro Americano exists to provide teens a platform to express their concerns, hopes, challenges and successes on center stage. Teens explore different aspects of theater production and performance including acting, movement, voice, improvisation, writing, marketing, costuming and stage management. They collect stories that matter to them and their community in order to create an original script using different scenes and monologues that they develop on their own. At the conclusion of the program, teens present a full length play in a professional theater setting.Gallery2214 S. SACRAMENTO Chicago IL 60623
2515802 - TechKno Camp - Tech - CentralLegends South DevelopmentTechKno Camp25158024034 S. STATE Chicago IL 60609ApprenticeshipThe MEMa Studio Tech-Kno Camp allows participants to explore careers in technology through hands-on experience with experts in the field of writing and performing, and audio and video recording. Along with exploring different technologies, students also are learning professionalism, teamwork and problem solving on-the-job, and in a variety of studio locations and situations.Tech4034 S. STATE Chicago IL 60609
2515806 - THA Music Lab - Gallery - CentralPerspectives Charter School Joslin CampusTHA Music Lab25158061930 S. ARCHER Chicago IL 60616Advanced ApprenticeshipTHA Music Lab is a Music Production and Performance program where apprentices create original songs developed through a study of hip hop and rhythm and blues while focusing on issues important to them. These songs are performed and recorded in a collection of the apprentices' original work. The teens also produce radio-ready music and create and participate in a professional photo shoot. The teens also learn Music Theory, marketing & Artist branding, Ascap & BMI theories, Stage production and the most up to date processes of the Music business. At the completion of the program teens are prepped and ready to take on their solo careers with ease and a well rounded understanding of the Music Business as a whole.Gallery1930 S. ARCHER Chicago IL 60616
2515811 - The Berklee Initiative - Gallery - CentralChicago West Community Music CenterThe Berklee Initiative2515811100 N. CENTRAL PARK Chicago IL 60624Advanced ApprenticeshipBerklee City Music is the college strategic initiative to engage under-served urban teens in a year-round music education program designed to prepare them to pursue higher education. Its purpose is to reduce specific music-related achievement gaps between minority and non-minority teens and between economically disadvantaged teens and their more advantaged peers. City Music provides quality music instruction, mentoring, and college scholarships to teens from Boston as well as to those enrolled at City Music network sites. This is achieved with the Berklee PULSE method, a cutting-edge curriculum centered around present-day music styles; the instruments that youth tend to select; and theoretical, listening, improvisational, and performance skills. Webcasting and videoconferencing technologies provide face-to-face interaction between City Music Network students and partner sites, as well as with faculty and students at Berklee's Boston campus. Teens who play musical instruments should bring them to program.Gallery100 N. CENTRAL PARK Chicago IL 60624
2515812 - The Business of Music - Gallery - CentralChicago West Community Music CenterThe Business of Music2515812100 N. CENTRAL PARK Chicago IL 60624ApprenticeshipThe Business of Music introduces a set of skills to teens that are essential in a working environment, thus providing the potential for employment. Teens learn music production and the fundamental business aspects of the music industry; get hands-on experience learning how to use camera equipment; learn how to incorporate voice overs, song writing, and script development; and receive in-depth vocal training and help with other professional performance techniques. Teens also develop critical skills such as teamwork, communications, critical thinking/problem solving and conflict resolution as they create a professional culminating event and student-produced product. Students who play musical instruments should bring them to class.Gallery100 N. CENTRAL PARK Chicago IL 60624
2515815 - The Sceneographers:Multi-Media Production Design - Tech - CentralAustin Community Resource Center (former Austin YMCA)The Sceneographers:Multi-Media Production Design2515815501 N. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipThe Scenographers' apprenticeship collaborates with area schools to develop theater sets and produce all ages multi media art shows. Participants create a mock event production company that builds working client relationships with the partnering schools, entertainers , and venues. This project develops conceptual and critical thinking, and deepens the participants knowledge of industry, due to the fact of the vast roles that are needed for event production, from administrative to audio engineering, all interest are covered and teens are open to work in there specific interests as well as learn and develop new skills that will transition them into college and carrier.Tech501 N. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644
2515818 - Therapeutic Recreation@ Ray Graham - Sports - CentralRay Graham Training CenterTherapeutic Recreation@ Ray Graham25158182347 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60616ApprenticeshipThe Sports37 Special Recreation program offers teens with disabilities the opportunity to practice job skills in addition to learning skills needed to become a summer day camp recreation leader. During the program, teens will learn warm ups, lead up games, ice breakers, sports drills and more. Upon completion of the program, teens will have the opportunity to apply for a employment as recreation leader with the Chicago Park District.Sports2347 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60616
2515821 - True Star & Chicago Park District Multi-Media Central - Words - CentralGarfield Park Field HouseTrue Star & Chicago Park District Multi-Media Central2515821100 N. CENTRAL PARK Chicago Il 60624ApprenticeshipThe After School Matters "True Star & Chicago Park District Multi-Media Central" apprenticeship is a writing and journalism program where teens build their oral and written communication skills through the development of a quarterly magazine. Teens research and write articles about issues they are passionate about to be published in True Star Magazine and showcase their work to the community.Words100 N. CENTRAL PARK Chicago Il 60624
2515828 - Urban Dance Projex - Gallery - CentralBack of the Yards College Preparatory High SchoolUrban Dance Projex25158282111 W. 47TH Chicago IL 60609ApprenticeshipThis program engages teens in exploring sound, movement, choreography and performance through various urban dance styles including Afro-Caribbean/Latin, Hip-Hop, Chicago Footwork and Tap. Apprentices are exposed to active and inquiry based learning specific to urban dance, music and history. Throughout the program, teens have the opportunity to perform at different venues throughout Chicago.Gallery2111 W. 47TH Chicago IL 60609
2515829 - Urban Dance Projex - Gallery - CentralLittle Village Lawndale High School CampusUrban Dance Projex25158293120 S. KOSTNER Chicago IL 60623Advanced ApprenticeshipThis program engages teens in critically, physically and emotionally exploring positive Hip-Hop art and culture. Teens are exposed to a fusion of urban dance styles including: Locking, Top-Rocking, Footwork, Caribbean, African and new urban forms/techniques. The goal of the program is to teach youth how to function as a dance company by providing leadership opportunities and empowerment through dance and life skills. Teens develop a full dance production to be toured throughout their community in the Spring 2015. This is an advanced apprenticeship where teens are expected to have basic dance experience.Gallery3120 S. KOSTNER Chicago IL 60623
2515830 - Urban Dance Projex - Gallery - CentralLittle Village Lawndale High School CampusUrban Dance Projex25158303120 S. KOSTNER Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipThis program teaches the history and practice of hip-hop dance and hip-hop music instruction. Teens learn effective communication, dance warm-ups, how to choreograph in a group, and various technical training skills in Afro-Caribbean/Latin, Locking, Top-Rocking, Chicago Footwork and new urban forms/techniques. Throughout the program, teens have the opportunity to perform at different venues throughout Chicago.Gallery3120 S. KOSTNER Chicago IL 60623
2515832 - Urban Hardball (and Softball) - Sports - CentralColumbus ParkUrban Hardball (and Softball)2515832500 S. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipUrban Hardball is a community initiative created to encourage African-American children to participate in little league. Youth train to become empires and trainers, with opportunities to work with summer little league programs.Sports500 S. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644
2515833 - Urban Movement - Gallery - CentralOakley SquareUrban Movement25158332333 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60612ApprenticeshipUrban Movement (UM) is a dance apprenticeship that promote teens physical well being, creativity, technical and performance skills. Teens learn dance history, a variety of dance styles including hip hop and footworking, choreography, and current messaging through dance in today's world. Teens learn hands-on by working with dance professionals developing the topic and style expressed during their performances. For the final project teens design and present a professional dance performance to peers, family and others.Gallery2333 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60612
2515834 - Urban Vision Multimedia Arts - Gallery - CentralUrban Prep Academy for Young Men - Bronzeville CampusUrban Vision Multimedia Arts2515834521 E. 35TH Chicago Illinois 60616Advanced ApprenticeshipUrban Visions opens teens eyes to the vast and inspiring world of digital photography, video and the elements of graphic design. In this program teens learn to see and creatively document the world around you, while incorporating the key elements of design, color & composition.Gallery521 E. 35TH Chicago Illinois 60616
2515839 - Water Safety Instruction - Sports - CentralFosco ParkWater Safety Instruction25158391312 S. RACINE Chicago IL 60608Advanced ApprenticeshipTeen Apprentices in the Water Safety Instruction advanced apprenticeship at Fosco Park have a hands-on opportunity to work directly with the Chicago Park District Beached and Pools staff. Teens complete training and can become certificed Nadatorium Instructors for future employment opportunities with the Chicago Park District and After School Matters.Sports1312 S. RACINE Chicago IL 60608
2515840 - We Are Hip Hop - Science - CentralDvorak ParkWe Are Hip Hop25158401119 W. CULLERTON Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipTeens will immerse themselves into the world of event management while learning about Hip Hop culture, organizing community events and planning for the Annual We Are Hip Hop Youth Festival. Projects will positively promote Hip Hop culture and its elements while cultivating teens into community leaders. Through participation, teens will learn how to organize events, think critically while addressing controversial issues directly affecting them. Teens will grasp positive social media skills, as well as leadership and professional development.Science1119 W. CULLERTON Chicago IL 60608
2515842 - Web With A Twist - Tech - CentralCrane Medical Preparatory HSWeb With A Twist25158422245 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60612ApprenticeshipThe "Web with a twist " program is designed to provide students with the business skills that could help them create their own web design/Graphic Design company and the computer skills to get a job in the computer industry. learning a variety of web-based skills from blogging to building websites. Our mission is to provide youth with technology and entrepreneurship training and experiences that allow them to explore and strengthen their creativity through technology and problem solving. We work to bridge the gap in the technological divide and are diligent in assuring that as many youth experience different forms of technology as possible. We are passionate in creating experiences that spark interest and curiosity leaving teens saying "How do you do that?" We are committed to working to assure that no child be left behind in this technology revolution .Tech2245 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60612
2515843 - West African Djembe Drumming - Gallery - CentralAustin Community Resource CenterWest African Djembe Drumming2515843501 N. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644ApprenticeshipThe West African Djembe Drumming apprenticeship program explores the rich tradition of the West African Djembe drum, its music, geographic/ethnic origins and cultural significance. Apprentices will learn about the djembe drum and the cultures from which it emanates. Hand technique for djembe drumming, stick technique for dunun drumming and traditional rhythms will be taught. Discussion topics include: Malian Empire, King Sunjata, cultural/historical purpose of djembe rhythms, post-colonization Malian Empire areas, ethnic groups, languages, relevance of certain parts of West Africa as they relate to the United States. Maps of Africa will be used in explanations and discussion. Additionally, film footage from Lead Teaching Artist Michael Taylor's numerous travels to Guinea, West Africa and documentary films about Africa will be shown. Vocabulary Words: Djembe goblet shaped drum with a single goat skin head, played with the hands Dunun the Malinke word for the family of 3 drums that accompany the djembe Dununba the lowest pitch dunun Songban the middle pitch dunun Kenkeni the high pitch dunun Malian Empire area of West Africa where the djembe arose from c. 1000-1400 C.E. Numu caste of blacksmiths, said to be the first to carve the djembe drum Malinke, Susu, Baga, Gerze, Landouma, Toma, Guoro, Baule names of different ethnic groups relevant to the history of the djembe from the area of the Malian Empire Mamady Keita great djembe master and Taylors main guru Famoudou Konate great djembe master African Diaspora Africans and African culture dispersed (or spread) to other parts of the world King Sunjata great king of the Malian Empire Colonization foreign countries taking up residence in lands that are not their own West African Countries which, in post-colonized Africa, are in the area of the Malian Empire: The Republic of Guinea, Mali, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone, Burkina Faso, Liberia, the TamGallery501 N. CENTRAL Chicago IL 60644
2515846 - Wyrk! - Sports - CentralInstituto Health Sciences Career Academy HSWyrk!25158462520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608ApprenticeshipTeens will learn the benefits of exercise and staying physically and mentally fit. Teens make individual meal plans, create workout routines, partake in marathon training, and practice meditation. Wyrk is a health and fitness program focused on teaching teens about living a life of wellness. From nutritional eating and physical fitness to recognizing the value of life, this program emphasizes the need to be balanced in physical, psychological, and social/emotional ways.Sports2520 S. WESTERN Chicago IL 60608
2515847 - Young People's Project and DePaul Partnership - Science - CentralPark Douglas ApartmentsYoung People's Project and DePaul Partnership25158472719 W. ROOSEVELT Chicago IL 60608Pre-ApprenticeshipThe Young People's Project uses Math Literacy Work to develop the abilities of elementary through high school students to succeed in school and in life, and in doing so involves them in efforts to eliminate institutional obstacles to their success. As part of YPP teens have the opportunity to experience math in a fun and hands-on way. YPP uses a near-peer mentoring model where teens work with peers and facilitate math games to younger children. Teens will also participate in leadership, team building, and enrichment activities.Science2719 W. ROOSEVELT Chicago IL 60608
2515851 - Youth VIP ( Violence Intervention Project) - Chi Anti Vi - Science - CentralQuad Communities Development CorporationYouth VIP ( Violence Intervention Project) - Chi Anti Vi25158514659 S. COTTAGE GROVE Chicago IL 60653ApprenticeshipThe Youth VIP Initiative is an intensive research action institute, in partnership with the University of Chicago, where school-based participants are immersed in curricula meant to teach research methods, multi-media production, communication skills, organizing, leadership, and policy skills. The goal of the program is to improve civic engagement and develop leadership skills all while addressing issues of community violence.Science4659 S. COTTAGE GROVE Chicago IL 60653
2515853 - YTC Computer Refurbishment - Tech - CentralFarragut Career Academy High SchoolYTC Computer Refurbishment25158532345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623ApprenticeshipTeens learn to repair hardware and work with software in this hands-on apprenticeship program. Participants receive real world tech industry experience working with desktop computers, laptops and IPads while serving as Farragut's Information Technology team. Through participation in this program, youth assist in the maintenance of computers as well as set up computer donations for organizations and/or schools in the community. Additionally, apprentices study CompTIA's IT Fundamentals, a first IT CertificationTech2345 S. CHRISTIANA Chicago IL 60623
2521160 - Walls of Hope: Brighton Park Mural Project - Gallery - CentralSGA Youth & Family Services (Brighton Park Initiative)Walls of Hope: Brighton Park Mural Project25211603152 W. 47TH Chicago IL 60632ApprenticeshipWalls of Hope is a mural project in Brighton Park that transforms community spaces with teen inspired art work. Learn about the history of street art (its more than graffitti) and the mural tradition, where you will develop drawing, painting, lettering and aerosol techniques.Gallery3152 W. 47TH Chicago IL 60632
2521161 - Urban Threads Studio - Gallery - CentralUrban Threads StudioUrban Threads Studio25211611200 W. 35TH Chicago IL 60609ApprenticeshipCreate something today - a chance for your inner fashion designer to shine.Gallery1200 W. 35TH Chicago IL 60609
2521163 - In Motion: Youth Dance Movement - Gallery - CentralIn Motion: Youth Dance Movement2521163.ApprenticeshipThe movement is a dance program that allows teens to use dance as a tool to educate, inform, and inspire.Gallery.
2521166 - Think Before You Shoot Creative Writing/Visual Arts Program - Words - CentralChrist the King SchoolThink Before You Shoot Creative Writing/Visual Arts Program25211665088 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60644Apprenticeship#TB4YS Creative Writing & Visual Arts Program provides students with the knowledge, guidance and tools to creatively express themselves through writing and the visual arts. They are learning to use media, tools and technologies, and how to shape ideas and emotions into writings, sounds, images and actions. They will finish with the confidence to express themselves as well as the key skills to create their own form of positive change in their lives and in their community.Words5088 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60644
2521172 - Pilsen Foodies - Gallery - CentralYMCA of Metropolitan ChicagoPilsen Foodies2521172801 N. DEARBORN Chicago IL 60610ApprenticeshipPilsen Foodies is a culinary training program where teens learn cooking and healthy eating skills to prepare dishes that are delicious, nutritious and easy to make, utilizing high quality ingredients while maintaining a budget. Teens also learn how to transform traditional Mexican comfort foods (and other Latin American dishes & foods from other cultures) and make healthier versions of them through an "Extreme Food Makeover Challenge".Gallery801 N. DEARBORN Chicago IL 60610
2521176 - Science Giants - Science - CentralRaby High SchoolScience Giants25211763545 W. FULTON Chicago IL 60624ApprenticeshipApprentices at Garfield Park Conservatory get a backstage pass to the inner workings of this unique ecosystem, with a chance to learn about every single plant. Most importantly, apprentices are members of a team of Science Ambassadors, designing programs to help bring the Conservatory to life for visitors young and old.Science3545 W. FULTON Chicago IL 60624
2521177 - EEE-mation - Tech - CentralSalvation Army Temple Childcare CenterEEE-mation25211771 N. OGDEN Chicago Illinois 60607ApprenticeshipDrawings come alive in the EEE-mation program. Teens are guided through the creative process to produce their own animated film.Tech1 N. OGDEN Chicago Illinois 60607
2521182 - Active Health Leadership (Central) - Sports - CentralSkinner ParkActive Health Leadership (Central)25211821331 W. MONROE Chicago IL 60607ApprenticeshipIn Active Health Leadership, teens learn fitness and leadership skills, and have the opportunity to work with younger children to lead activities and games. At the same time, they develop a final project that educates the younger children about a community health concern of their choice.Sports1331 W. MONROE Chicago IL 60607
2521195 - The Future of Health Care - Science - CentralThe Future of Health Care2521195.ApprenticeshipAre you The Future of Health Care? Come learn about careers in healthcare, participate in fun emergence response challenges, and get your First Aid, CPR, and AED certifications that can be used to get you jobs in the industry!Science.
2521196 - Marshall Chess Club - Science - CentralMarshall Chess Club2521196.ApprenticeshipThe Marshall Chess Club teaches you the exciting and complex game of chess! Increase your skills at strategic moves, critical thinking and friendly competition using United States Chess Federation Rules and competing in City, State and National tournaments!Science.
2521210 - Mariachi Ensemble - Gallery - CentralMariachi Ensemble2521210.ApprenticeshipThis Mariachi Ensemble Apprenticeship provides a positive experience for teens who want to be part of a performing arts group. This group consists of teens with various levels of musical experience. This program allows teens the opportunity to work together and learn about mariachi performance, history, culture, and tradition.Gallery.
2521211 - Drama & Musical Theater - Gallery - CentralKelly High SchoolDrama & Musical Theater25212114136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632ApprenticeshipStudents will develop performance skills in the areas of acting, singing, dancing with additional opportunities for participation in sound, lighting and stage crews. The program will culminate in a minimum of two and up to four performances for students, teachers, families, and the Brighton Park community.Gallery4136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632
2521216 - Performance Power: Youth Voice Through Theater - Gallery - CentralMarshall Metropolitan High SchoolPerformance Power: Youth Voice Through Theater25212163250 W. ADAMS Chicago IL 60624Pre-ApprenticeshipIn Performance Power: Youth Voice Through Theater, teens explore performance arts and theater through improvisation, scene study (basic acting), sound and movement, and community theater. They also reflect on social justice issues that are important to them and learn to use performance arts to advocate for community change.Gallery3250 W. ADAMS Chicago IL 60624
2521219 - MAPSCorps - Science - CentralNear West Side Community Development Corporation, Inc.MAPSCorps2521219216 S. HOYNE Chicago IL 60612Internship- MAPSCorps staff, including university researchers and college students, train local youth to walk each block in Chicago neighborhoods, identifying and collecting information about every business, organization, and government entity providing services to the public. These high-quality asset data are used by community residents, community organizations, researchers, and policymakers to design programs that improve health and foster community vitality.Science216 S. HOYNE Chicago IL 60612
2521222 - Students Against Violence and Sexual Assault (SAVES) - Science - CentralKelly High SchoolStudents Against Violence and Sexual Assault (SAVES)25212224136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632Pre-ApprenticeshipThe Students Against Violence and Sexual Assault (SAVES) is an innovative afterschool program where youth are recruited and trained as violence prevention experts who work to engage their peers at Kelly and middle school students through workshops that focus on the impact and prevalence of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, harassment/stalking, and bullying in our community. These workshops help to teach students how to develop healthy relationships with safe boundaries.Science4136 S. CALIFORNIA Chicago IL 60632
2521228 - MAPSCorps - Science - CentralEnlace ChicagoMAPSCorps25212282756 S. HARDING Chicago IL 60623InternshipMAPSCorps staff, including university researchers and college students, train local youth to walk each block in Chicago neighborhoods, identifying and collecting information about every business, organization, and government entity providing services to the public. These high-quality asset data are used by community residents, community organizations, researchers, and policymakers to design programs that improve health and foster community vitality.Science2756 S. HARDING Chicago IL 60623
2521229 - MAPSCorp - Science - CentralCenters for New Horizons, Inc.MAPSCorp25212294301 S. MARTIN LUTHER KING Chicago Illinois 60653InternshipMAPSCorps staff, including university researchers and college students, train local youth to walk each block in Chicago neighborhoods, identifying and collecting information about every business, organization, and government entity providing services to the public. These high-quality asset data are used by community residents, community organizations, researchers, and policymakers to design programs that improve health and foster community vitality.Science4301 S. MARTIN LUTHER KING Chicago Illinois 60653
2567099 - Crane Medical Intern - Science - CentralCrane Medical Preparatory HSCrane Medical Intern25670992245 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60612InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at Crane Medical HS and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must attend Crane Medical HS and be at least 16 years of age to apply.Science2245 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60612
2570925 - M.A.D.D. Rhythms Tap @ The Firehouse - Gallery - CentralThe Firehouse Community Arts CenterM.A.D.D. Rhythms Tap @ The Firehouse25709252111 S. HAMLIN Chicago IL 60623M.A.D.D. Rhythms Dance Academy shares the art of tap dancing with professional dancers to guide teens to master the art form.Gallery2111 S. HAMLIN Chicago IL 60623
2582617 - Crane Medical Intern - Words - CentralCrane Medical Preparatory HSCrane Medical Intern25826172245 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60612InternshipIntern is in charge of documenting all ASM programs at Crane Medical HS and is responsible for preparing and submitting weekly highlights to ASM staff. He/she also provides administrative support to the ASM school liaison and takes the lead in planning the Spring closing celebration. Intern must be at least 16 years of age to apply.Words2245 W. JACKSON Chicago IL 60612
2621350 - Rugby @ Sheridan Park - Sports - CentralSheridan ParkRugby @ Sheridan Park2621350910 S. ABERDEEN Chicago IL 60607ApprenticeshipThis program teaches teens how to teach fun rugby activities to young children ages 6-12. Teens learn how to work with a group of children and lead them through various warm ups and rugby related games. Participants also learn how to complete a lesson plan for a day of activities. They gain the practical experience of teaching games by leading childrens after school activities at their park location. Teens have the opportunity to apply for a summer job with the Chicago Park District in 2016.Sports910 S. ABERDEEN Chicago IL 60607
2630142 - Omni Jazz & Tech - Gallery - CentralDaniel Hale Williams Prep School of MedicineOmni Jazz & Tech26301424934 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60615ApprenticeshipThis program is a 10 week program, that introduces teens to elements of recording that utilizes the teens' learned knowledge of recording techniques, music business concepts, jazz and musical applications such as: theory, improvisation, arranging & composition, conducting; as well as the technical aspects of editing and business application of registering copyrights of intellectual property.Gallery4934 S. WABASH Chicago IL 60615
2636340 - "You Got Served" Culinary Program - Gallery - CentralNEBC Employment Resource Services"You Got Served" Culinary Program26363404628 W. WASHINGTON Chicago IL 60644Apprenticeship"You Got Served" is a culinary learning experience for teen males who are looking to gain skills in gourmet food prep, presentation, and service. Learn the fundamentals of food styling, plating, and creating recipes. Cooking with Purpose apprentices will receive mentoring that focuses on building relationships, supporting their communities, and leadership in their academic, professional, and family lives.Gallery4628 W. WASHINGTON Chicago IL 60644
2636341 - Beyond Rhyme & Rhythm Audio/Video Arts Program - Tech - CentralUnited For Better LivingBeyond Rhyme & Rhythm Audio/Video Arts Program26363414540 W. WASHINGTON Chicago IL 60624ApprenticeshipTech4540 W. WASHINGTON Chicago IL 60624


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